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Baytown-La Porte Tunnel Opening

Description: Interviews with area citizens and speeches of prominent guest speakers, including Allen Shivers, governor, and Tommy Cook, president of Texas Junior Chamber of Commerce. Also, a recording of Edward R. Murrow's radio broadcast of "I can hear it now", recorded July 4, 1953 from station KREL, Baytown, TX.
Date: September 22, 1953
Creator: Murrow, Edward R.; Cook, Tommy & Shivers, Allen
Partner: Lee College

Can These Bones Live? - How We Moved Our Church and Lived to Tell About It!

Description: Lecture given Friday, September 22, 2006, 8:30 AM at Abilene Christian University: "This class deals with the relocation and transformation of the Midtown Church of Christ in Fort Worth, Texas, now the Heritage Church of Christ in Keller, Texas. How a church changed from a declining and dying entity into a thriving and growing church in a vibrant neighborhood."
Date: September 22, 2006
Creator: Hackney, Jim
Partner: Abilene Christian University Library

Borrowed Creativity - The Artist's Calling to an Original Life

Description: Lecture given Monday, September 22, 2008, 8:30 AM at Abilene Christian University: "How often does the Christian culture merely resemble a subculture of the current trends in secular America? Perhaps it is not the trends that should alarm believers, but rather the lack of ingenuity displayed within "Christian" creative arts. The artist who professes Christ has a unique calling to originality, relevance and truth."
Date: September 22, 2008
Creator: Morby, Ginger
Partner: Abilene Christian University Library

Campus Evangelism, Campus Revival, and Spiritual Awakening - What Went Right? What Went Wrong?

Description: Lecture given Monday, September 22, 2008, 8:30 AM at Abilene Christian University: "In the 1960s, campus evangelism was the most exciting and controversial movement among Churches of Christ. Led by Jim Bevis and Rex Vermillion, the short-lived ministry touched more than 40,000 students and some 400 campuses. Campus Evangelism "closed its doors" in 1970. Jim Bevis, co-founder of CE, shares his perspective of what happened."
Date: September 22, 2008
Creator: Bevis, Jim R.
Partner: Abilene Christian University Library

Children of Hell or Children of Heaven? - Capturing the Heart

Description: Lecture given Monday, September 22, 2008, 4:00 PM at Abilene Christian University: "History is replete with examples of well-meaning Christians doing more damage than good. Jesus accused Jewish evangelists of making their own converts children of hell (Matthew 23:15). How do we, with the Lord's help, keep from making the same mistake?"
Date: September 22, 2008
Creator: Guild, Sonny
Partner: Abilene Christian University Library

Christian Activism - It's About Tastes, Interests and Values

Description: Lecture given Monday, September 22, 2008, 9:45 AM at Abilene Christian University: "We are driven by tastes, interests and values. Our Christian activism, or lack thereof, is determined by what we have a taste for, and interest in and what we value. These tastes, interests and values are determined by parental, social and religious environments."
Date: September 22, 2008
Creator: Rose, Floyd
Partner: Abilene Christian University Library

Communication - The Foundation of Effective Leadership

Description: Lecture given Monday, September 22, 2008, 4:00 PM at Abilene Christian University: "What constitutes effective leadership? Are charisma, likeability and longevity of church membership sufficient for effective leadership? Effective leadership and effective communication are inseparable. What is said and how it is said are major characteristics of leadership and group progress."
Date: September 22, 2008
Creator: McKenzie, Taylor A.
Partner: Abilene Christian University Library

Confess and Believe Jesus Christ is the Lord - Persecution and Faith in China

Description: Lecture given Monday, September 22, 2008, 8:30 AM at Abilene Christian University: "What does Paul mean when he writes, "if you confess with your mouth that 'Jesus Christ is Lord' and you believe in your heart that God raised Him from the dead, you will be saved"? Church history reveals that the blood of the martyrs is the seed for the church's growth. While the history of the Chinese church is one of persecution, it is also a history of vibrant revival, mission movements, and house churches."
Date: September 22, 2008
Creator: Fu, Bob
Partner: Abilene Christian University Library

Conquest: Finding Your Place in God's Mission - Moving from Maintenance to Mission

Description: Lecture given Monday, September 22, 2008, 4:00 PM at Abilene Christian University: "Are you ready to move your life from "maintenance" to "mission"? Is your church longing to shift from boredom to battle and from conflict to conquest? In an age filled with bored Christians and conflict-ridden congregations, the book of Joshua gives us a prescription on how to move from maintenance to mission and discover what a "Missional church" is all about."
Date: September 22, 2008
Creator: Sager, Scott
Partner: Abilene Christian University Library

Covenant Righteousness In Romans - God Keeps His Covenant Promises

Description: Lecture given Monday, September 22, 2008, 8:30 AM at Abilene Christian University: "Underlying Romans is a narrative of God's promise that He will bless all of humankind through the descendants of Abraham. God did right through the obedience of Jesus who calls humankind to the obedience of faith."
Date: September 22, 2008
Creator: Olbricht, Thomas H.
Partner: Abilene Christian University Library

Emerging Elders - Do We Really Need Elders?

Description: Lecture given Monday, September 22, 2008, 4:00 PM at Abilene Christian University: "We in the Restoration Movement are unique. We have a model of leadership that involves ministers/evangelists and elders/pastors. We train ministers but unfortunately have not intentionally developed elders for the church in a post-Christian culture. However, elders emerge in an intentional development ministry."
Date: September 22, 2008
Creator: Clark, Ron
Partner: Abilene Christian University Library

Fighting for Justice - The Role of the Church in the 21st Century

Description: Lecture given Monday, September 22, 2008, 4:00 PM at Abilene Christian University: "The church must find its new role in the 21st century. Once considered heralds of justice, the church must rediscover its call to fight for justice. With a world crying out for rescue, the church must once again enter the fight for justice."
Date: September 22, 2008
Creator: Smith, Brandon James
Partner: Abilene Christian University Library

Five Theological Turnings - Part 1

Description: Lecture given Monday, September 22, 2008, 8:30 AM at Abilene Christian University: "This class for ACU graduate and undergraduate ministry students addresses five turnings of theology in a postmodern world. Brian will explore theology, atonement, eschatology, scripture, and God."
Date: September 22, 2008
Creator: McLaren, Brian
Partner: Abilene Christian University Library

God of the Margins - The Church and the Rhetoric of Illegal Immigration

Description: Lecture given Monday, September 22, 2008, 9:45 AM at Abilene Christian University: "This class examines the way that Christians in the United States talk about illegal immigration - one of the most controversial topics in politics today - and how our language reflects attitudes toward some of our society's most marginalized people."
Date: September 22, 2008
Creator: Goudeau, Jessica Reese
Partner: Abilene Christian University Library

God Shows No Favoritism - Romans 2:1-11

Description: Lecture given Monday, September 22, 2008, 11:00 AM at Abilene Christian University
Date: September 22, 2008
Creator: Fleer, David
Partner: Abilene Christian University Library

Growing Global Christians - Putting Missions in Bible School Curriculum

Description: Lecture given Monday, September 22, 2008, 9:45 AM at Abilene Christian University: "Utilizing experimental methods and hands-on activities, this interactive class emphasizes the importance evangelism and missions in Bible school curriculum to encourage children in their role to practice the Great Commission."
Date: September 22, 2008
Creator: Hardin, Joyce
Partner: Abilene Christian University Library

Growing Old In Christ: Blessings and Challenges of Ministry to the Aging - Are You As Old As You Feel? Social, Psychological and Theological Perspectives

Description: Lecture given Monday, September 22, 2008, 9:45 AM at Abilene Christian University: "The changing demographics of the aging population, particularly the baby boomer generation create opportunity for ministry. These sessions consider aging from theological and pastoral perspective in responding to these needs."
Date: September 22, 2008
Creator: Holland, Jack
Partner: Abilene Christian University Library

How to Win the War Against Drug Abuse - In Your Home

Description: Lecture given Monday, September 22, 2008, 9:45 AM at Abilene Christian University: "The U.S. Justice Department, Congress, and the CIA are convinced the war against drugs cannot be won by this nation. But some have been winning the ware for the past 19 years. Learn how the Metropolitan Church of Christ and her ministry, the Metropolitan Fresh Start House, experience the miracle of broken lives made whole through the living Word of God."
Date: September 22, 2008
Creator: DeVore, Kinwood H.
Partner: Abilene Christian University Library

How Visual Media Saved My Life - How Media Will Help You Communicate

Description: Lecture given Monday, September 22, 2008, 4:00 PM at Abilene Christian University: "Understanding the power of media and how to best use it to communicate God's ultimate story. We'll talk through how God's story influences movies and overall storytelling, and we'll also talk about ideas for how to use media in the 21st century."
Date: September 22, 2008
Creator: Thomas, Rob
Partner: Abilene Christian University Library

Iglesias De Cristo

Description: Lecture given Monday, September 22, 2008, 8:30 AM at Abilene Christian University: "A reflection on the current situation and culture of the Spanish-speaking Churches of Christ in the United States and Latin America. How can we serve each other as brother and sister? How can we enrich each other's lives?"
Date: September 22, 2008
Creator: Garcia, Jorge Daniel & Hernandez, Patricia
Partner: Abilene Christian University Library

The Indispensable Eight Secret Phrases!

Description: Lecture given Monday, September 22, 2008, 1:30 PM at Abilene Christian University: "Come discover the amazing power in the ancient wisdom of the world's greatest lover as he gives us a pattern for living in dynamic community."
Date: September 22, 2008
Creator: Walling, Jeff
Partner: Abilene Christian University Library

Inside the Youth Minister's Studio with Brian McLaren

Description: Lecture given Monday, September 22, 2008, 4:00 PM at Abilene Christian University: "This dialog session provides Youth Ministers wand Youth Ministry students an opportunity to interact with Brian McLaren."
Date: September 22, 2008
Creator: Oglesby, Robert, Jr.
Partner: Abilene Christian University Library